may, 2021

05may7:00 pm8:00 pmSolar Systems Tour - Families


Event Details

★ Join Scienceworks experts for an online journey through our Solar System and beyond! ★
Over four sessions, delivered weekly online, we will explore our place in space and our solar neighbours. We’ll investigate the eloquent serendipity of the Earth, Moon, Sun system, visit each of the planets, and learn about the space exploration.
Week four will coincide with the total lunar eclipse on Wednesday 26 May – make sure you join to hear from Scienceworks’ astronomer Dr Tanya Hill who will explain how a total lunar eclipse occurs and give you tips for viewing it later in the evening.

Sessions include:
• Wednesday 5 May, 7pm – Our place in space
• Wednesday 12 May, 7pm – The inner rocky planets
• Wednesday 19 May, 7pm – The outer gas giants
• Wednesday 26 May, 7pm – Space exploration PLUS the total lunar eclipse

Tickets are available as a season pass (all four sessions), or to individual sessions:
Household/Zoom connection
• Season pass MV Member $29
• Season pass Adult $39
• Single session MV Member $10
• Single session Adult $15
Suitable for families with primary school-aged children (best for 7+).
Each session will include interactive elements and a Q&A. More information and tickets available on our website.

This series is for family audiences. There is also a Solar System Tour series available for adult audiences scheduled for June 2021. Tickets available soon.


(Wednesday) 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm



2 Booker Street Spotswood